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[17 Apr 2017]

The author and historian John Boyko discusses his new book Sir John’s Echo: The Voice for a Stronger Canada (Dundurn, 2017), with Joseph Planta.

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[13 Apr 2017]

The Pulitzer Prize winning journalist and author Paul Watson discusses his new book Ice Ghosts: The Epic Hunt for the Lost Franklin Expedition (McClelland & Stewart, 2017), with Joseph Planta.

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[10 Apr 2017]

The award-winning writer and journalist Alisa Smith discusses her debut novel, Speakeasy (Douglas & McIntyre, 2017), set in the Pacific Northwest in the Depression and through to World War II, it looks at crime, espionage, loyalty and more, with Joseph Planta.

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[23 Mar 2017]

The journalist Meredith Wadman discusses her new book The Vaccine Race: Science, Politics, and the Human Costs of Defeating Disease (Viking, 2017), with Joseph Planta.

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[22 Dec 2016]

The author Christina Johnson-Dean joins Joseph Planta to discuss her latest book, the ninth book in the Unheralded Artists of British Columbia series, The Life and Art of Mary Filer (Mother Tongue Publishing, 2016).

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[21 Dec 2016]

The teacher and author Patrick O’Neil discusses his book, Cowboy Movies and American Culture: Understanding the Invasion of Iraq (2016), with Joseph Planta.

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[14 Dec 2016]

The academic and former journalist Marc Edge discusses his new book, The News We Deserve: The Transformation of Canada’s Media Landscape (New Star Books, 2016), with Joseph Planta.

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[9 Dec 2016]

The author and historian Kate Bird discusses her new book of photographs from the Vancouver Sun’s archive, Vancouver in the Seventies: Photos from a Decade that Changed the City (Greystone, 2016), with Joseph Planta.

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[5 Dec 2016]

The filmmaker Tiffany Hsiung discusses her critically acclaimed first feature The Apology, a film that follows three grandmothers seeking a formal apology from the Japanese government for their enslavement as ‘comfort women’ during World War II, with Joseph Planta.

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[1 Dec 2016]

The writer, historian, and former newspaper proprietor Conrad Black discusses the forthcoming Trump presidency, and his new collection Backward Glances: People and Events from Inside and Out (Signal, 2016), and more, with Joseph Planta.